Monday, January 19, 2015

National Corporate Housing Review #1

Which property management company did you use?

National Corporate Housing (NCH)

What was the approximate START date for your stay?

September 2014

What was the approximate END date for your stay?

April 2015

You stated that you used National Corporate Housing (NCH). Where was your apartment located?


Overall Satisfaction

On a scale of 1 to 5, please rate your level of satisfaction with the following:

Overall, how satisfied were you with your location and direct billing option?

Very Satisfied

How likely would you be to choose the same direct billing company next time?

Very Likely

Basic Questions

How much notice did the direct billing program (Oakwood, BOQ, NCH) give you for your housing assignment?

1 month - 3 months

How many family members (including yourself) were on your orders at the time of this housing assignment? 

Number of Adults (age 19+): 2

Number of Children (age 0-4): 0

Number of Children (age 5-12): 0

Number of Teenagers (age 13-18): 0

How many bedrooms did your apartment have?


How many pets stayed with you?


How much was the pet fee per pet?

250 flat (not per pet)

Tell us what your apartment complex and neighborhood had to offer.
Please check each amenity provided by your apartment complex.

swimming pool, work-out facility, covered parking, business center, bike storage room, transportation to and from FSI or Main State, weekly maid service

Please check each item that your neighborhood offered within close proximity to your apartment.

playground, restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, coffee shops, Metro or bus stop

How far is the walk to the nearest Metro station?

0-5 minutes

How far is the walk to the nearest ART bus stop that runs to FSI?

Not sure, didn't use

How far is the walk to the nearest Capitol Bikeshare station?

Not sure, didn't use

How far is the walk to the nearest car share program (such as ZipCar)?

Not sure, didn't use

Was the nearest grocery store within walking or driving distance?

0-5 minute drive

What school(s) (if any) did you send your kid(s) to during your TDY?


Satisfaction Questions

On a scale of 1 to 5, please rate your level of satisfaction with the following:

Size of apartment for your family size


Storage Space


Quality of "Welcome Kit" provided


Please share what items were included in the welcome kit.

Dishes for four, pots and pans, linens, TV and DVD player.

If you ever had an issue with the quality of housekeeping services provided, was the issue ever resolved to your satisfaction?

Not Applicable

Quality of furniture provided


Proximity to the Metro

Very Satisfied

Please name the closest Metro stop.

Virginia Square and Ballston are equidistant

Proximity to FSI

Very Satisfied

Proximity to grocery store(s)

Very Satisfied

Please list the grocery stores near your building.

Giant, Harris Teeter

Responsiveness of program (Oakwood, BOQ, NCH) to service calls


What school(s) did your child(ren) attend?


Please elaborate on why you were or were not satisfied with the school(s).


How many times have you stayed with each of the directly billed apartment programs? 

BOQ: 0

NCH: 1

Oakwood: 1

Please use this space to share any additional thoughts about this particular direct billing program and the apartment where you stayed.

It's also very close to many doctor's offices, which has been very useful for me as I get all of my medical issues taken care of.